Accession Number : ADD004318

Title :   Steel Alloy.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Watmough,Thomas ; O'Shea,Robert P

Report Date : 23 Aug 1977

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : A medium carbon low alloy steel which utilizes phosphorus as an essential alloying ingredient to control and manipulate the fragment mass distribution characteristics of an exploding steel alloy warhead. (Author)

Descriptors :   *Patents, *Low alloy steels, *Fragmentation warheads, Carbon steels, Fragmentation, Phosphorus alloys, Fragmentation ammunition

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE